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  4/30/2014, Nissan 30, 5774

Ashton Denounces Egypt's Mass Trials


The European Union's foreign policy chief, Catherine Ashton, denounced on Tuesday Egypt's sentencing of 683 people to death.

According to Reuters, Ashton said the mass death sentence breached international law and urged Cairo authorities to ensure defendants' rights to a fair and timely trial.